The Leading Edge: The Secret Ingredient to Relational Success

The Secret Ingredient to Relational Success “Forgiveness unlocks a whole new world of possibilities.” – John Griffin, President of the John Maxwell Team President’s Advisory Council Growing up, I loved when people would visit our home. When visitors were present, there was always laughter… always peace. Those were the times when I could be sure

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How To Develop Your Leadership Skills

Leadership is often a misunderstood word and can mean many things to many people. Some say a title makes you a leader, while others point to innate qualities or charismatic personalities. When trying to define leadership, we look to the world’s leading expert on the subject, John Maxwell. John has been ranked the #1 Leadership

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What Makes Great Motivational Speakers?

Have you ever been so enchanted by a speaker that when they’re done you’re motivated to act in a new or better way? Maybe at a high school assembly you heard a tearful mother tell the story of losing her son in a drunk driving accident. Or perhaps at a conference you saw an impassioned

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The Leading Edge: Business, Work, & Relationships – What does love have to do with it?

What Does Love Have To Do With It? “Here are four simple steps to learn to love difficult people.” – Marie Cosgrove, certified John Maxwell Team Coach, Speaker & Teacher What is love? Is it an emotional or intellectual response? Many of us think of romantic love when we hear the word love. However, the

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Who’s In Your Inner Circle?

Who’s In Your Inner Circle? “Intentionally add value to everyone you meet and every situation you encounter on a daily basis.” – Bobby Allen, certified John Maxwell Team Coach, Speaker & Teacher We’ve all heard the saying that you are the average of the five people closest to you and as John Maxwell says in

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The Leading Edge: Love, Leadership, and Legacy

Love, Leadership, and Legacy “If we want to leave a lasting legacy and to live a life of significance, we need to begin living intentionally by adding value within the walls of our home.” – Greg and Julie Gorman, certified John Maxwell Team Coaches, Speakers & Teachers Valentine’s Day fosters the observance of love, romance,

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The Leading Edge: Give, Give, and Give Again

Give, Give, and Give Again “As you give your very best you will model something special to those around you.” – Tony Lynch, certified John Maxwell Team Coach, Speaker & Teacher Recently, my wife Sally and I celebrated 32 years of marriage. Time flies. It’s amazing how the clock of life keeps ticking by so

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Teaching Others Teaches You

Teaching Others Teaches You “It transforms your world to give learning away to others.” – Randy Stroman, certified John Maxwell Team Coach, Speaker & Teacher It’s easy to feel successful when we learn a new skill. For certified John Maxwell Team member Randy Stroman, teaching that skill is not only a great way to empower

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The Leading Edge: Family First

Family First “Treasure Your Family First!” – Mitch Tublin, certified John Maxwell Team Coach, Speaker & Teacher There was a period in my life when my own goals, dreams, and the achievement of them were all that my attention and focus were on. Part of achieving my goals required me to be away on ocean-going

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When Does 1+1=3?

When Does 1+1=3? “The more that we implement the values that we learn from John Maxwell in our family, the more clearly we live a life of significance.” – Kaelyn & Scott Benham, certified John Maxwell Team Coaches, Speakers & Teachers Have you ever thought about what direction you’re actually headed in? Most people don’t

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